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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

The Struggle for the Right to Vote

Page address: http://lib.mnsu.edu/govdoc/subjectlist/election/righttovotep.html

Picture Gallery

Sources

This display focuses primarily on the history of 15th and 19th amendments,
but includes documents about other voting struggles as well.
CR 1.2:V 94

Voting in Mississippi
CR 1.2:V 94/3

The Voting Rights Act; ten years later

CR 1.2:V 94/4

The Voting Rights Act; unfulfilled goals
CR 1.8:H 35/966

Hearing before The United States Commission on Civil Rights, Cleveland, Ohio, 1966

J 1.2:V 94

The Right to Vote; how federal law protects you
LC 2.8:W 84

American Women; a Library of Congress guide for the study of women’s history and culture in the United States

Y 1.1/3:S.DOC.108-17

The Constitution of the United States of America

Y 1.1/8:H.RPT.109-195

Expressing the Sense of the Congress that, as Congress observes the 40th Anniversary of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 and Encourages all Americans to do the Same, it will Advance the Legacy of the Voting Rights Act...

Y 3 W 84: 1/976

"To Form a More Perfect Union..." justice for American Women
Y 4.J 89/1:109-103/V.1-4

Voting Rights Act; evidence of continued need; hearing

Y 4.J 89/1:110-9

Protecting the Right to Vote; election deception and irregularities in recent federal elections; hearing

Y 4.J 89/2: S.HRG.110-277

Prevention of Deceptive Practices and Voter Intimidation in Federal Elections; hearing